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Mrs. Key from Hartwell GA is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Curl Up and Read

Help me give my students more books and cozy places to curl up and read!

  • $391 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a class full of the most amazing, eager, curious, and loving first graders who are building a love of books and reading. They have also spent the past month building a love for school, learning, and their peers. My students are learning in a Title I school where all members work diligently to ensure their success. Can one ever have too many books or too many comfy and cozy places to read? My students and I think not!

My Project

Reading and flexible seating, open up a whole other world for children. My students have spent the past month, gaining a love for books and reading. Each one of my students have their own book box that holds the books they have chosen to read to themselves and to their partners during the week. When reading, my students enjoy having the opportunity to sit in different areas of the room where they feel most focused and relaxed. I have seen first hand the power of choice, so I am asking for books and cozy places where my students can curl up to read.

Mrs. Key
Grades PreK-2
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Urban Shop Oversized Saucer Chair, Black • Amazon Business $39.00 2 $78.00
Chic Home FRC2747-AN RC64-26BK-N1-WT Lounge Adjustable Recliner Rocker Memory Foam Armless Floor Gaming Ergonomic Chair, Black • Amazon Business $68.97 1 $68.97
First Little Readers Classroom Set: Levels E & F: A Big Collection of Just-Right Leveled Books for Growing Readers • Amazon Business $48.54 1 $48.54
Guided Science Readers Parent Pack: Level D: 16 Fun Nonfiction Books That Are Just Right for New Readers • Amazon Business $16.06 1 $16.06
First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Level C: 25 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $14.00 1 $14.00
Guided Science Readers Parent Pack: Levels E-F: 12 Fun Nonfiction Books That Are Just Right for New Readers • Amazon Business $12.41 1 $12.41
First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Level D: 25 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Beginning Readers • Amazon Business $12.33 1 $12.33
A Moment In Time • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Pete the Cat: Scuba-Cat (My First I Can Read) • Amazon Business $4.62 1 $4.62
Pete the Cat and the Cool Caterpillar (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.74 1 $3.74
Pete the Cat and the Tip-Top Tree House (My First I Can Read) • Amazon Business $3.74 1 $3.74
Pete the Cat Goes Camping (I Can Read Level 1) • Amazon Business $3.74 1 $3.74
Pete the Cat's Groovy Bake Sale (My First I Can Read) • Amazon Business $2.49 1 $2.49

Materials cost

$278.63

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$19.23

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.18

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$332.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$58.60

Total project goal

$390.64

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$390.64

10 Donors

-$349.79

Donations toward project cost

-$310.79

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$39.00

match offer

-$25.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$21.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.75

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$15.85

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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